Tansiania (particularly in central Tanzania), Malawi, eastern Congo Republic, in Zambia, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. 


Latastia johnstoni  BOULENGER, 1907

Common names:

Johnston’s Longtail Lizard (English)


Type: BMNH 1946.9.2.93

Terra Typica:

Masuku and Nyika Plateau, Malawi.

Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Boulenger, G.A. (1907) -  Descriptions of two new African lizards of the genus Latastia (L. johnstonii, L. burii). -  The Annals and magazine of natural history, (7) 19: 392-394.